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Apr 28
Azerbaijan   T1  
20 Apr 13
Mud Volcanoes
I quote from the excellent guide book to Azerbaijan from Mark Elliott: "Like cows, mud vulcanoes constantly fart flammable gases.They also like throwing gobs of mud and streaming forth watery flows with a vigor that varies seasonally. This behaviour is gently amusing rather than life threatening. Mud vulcanoes are cold and have...
Published by detlefpalm 28 April 2013, 17h13 (Photos:9 | Geodata:1)
Apr 26
Azerbaijan   T2  
19 Apr 13
Xinaliq walk
We were mentally prepared for some high-summit mountain hike, but not for the bad weather that engulfed Azerbaijan in mid-April. So we were left to exploring the village of Xinaliq - which at 2200 meter elevation requires a day of acclimatization anyway - and some easy hiking to some nearby sights. Xinaliq village is said...
Published by detlefpalm 26 April 2013, 10h21 (Photos:15 | Comments:5 | Geodata:1)